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by steamingon
Mon May 17, 2021 12:05 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Two cylinder beam engine drawings
Replies: 2
Views: 2924

Re: Two cylinder beam engine drawings

Hello, your request for drawings would be more appropriate at these forums.

www.homemodelenginemachinist.com
www.officeofsteamforum.com
www.modelenginemaker.com

I believe those castings were sold in the 80's and may have advertised in LS
by steamingon
Fri Apr 30, 2021 6:26 am
Forum: Live Steam Marketplace
Topic: Stationary Steam Engine Castings Free/Shipping ****GONE****
Replies: 13
Views: 3807

Re: Stationary Steam Engine Castings Free/Shipping

Hello, these castings are for a two cylinder double beam engine. This is a large engine. There is one at the Tuckahoe Steam and Gas Association steam building. They do not have a photo of it on their web pages. Harold is correct that the base is missing. It is at least 16" wide and about 24" deep. I...
by steamingon
Tue Mar 16, 2021 2:46 am
Forum: Riding Scale Railroading
Topic: Building a small loop around the house?
Replies: 21
Views: 7284

Re: Building a small loop around the house?

Hello, RMI website gives the minimum radius for the Forney as 40' but 60' is recommended. Look here;

https://www.rmirailworks.com/Stuart.asp#.YFBhlNqSm1s
by steamingon
Mon Mar 15, 2021 6:02 am
Forum: Riding Scale Railroading
Topic: Building a small loop around the house?
Replies: 21
Views: 7284

Re: Building a small loop around the house?

Hello, Came across these videos, should interest someone planning a small loop https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7zQCIAEQ3kY https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jW8Uib5m5iw https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7zQCIAEQ3kY https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hFR4FAzfWsY https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=53OaLDdDA80
by steamingon
Fri Feb 26, 2021 11:38 am
Forum: Casting & Foundry Work
Topic: Casting sand
Replies: 9
Views: 5269

Re: Casting sand

by steamingon
Wed Feb 10, 2021 1:49 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Connor 4+4 Beam Engine
Replies: 13
Views: 4275

Re: Connor 4+4 Beam Engine

Are the drawings still available for either loco ? If so from who..
by steamingon
Mon Feb 01, 2021 4:33 am
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Air Compressor Safety
Replies: 6
Views: 2983

Air Compressor Safety

Air Compressor Safety

www.youtube.com/watch?v=sm_FJ6Pat4I

Ooophs!

and people worry more about steam locomotive safety
by steamingon
Mon Feb 01, 2021 4:31 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Air Compressor Safety
Replies: 21
Views: 6344

Air Compressor Safety

Air Compressor Safety

www.youtube.com/watch?v=sm_FJ6Pat4I

Ooophs!
by steamingon
Mon Jan 11, 2021 6:34 am
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: 1/2'' scale drawings
Replies: 21
Views: 9694

Re: 1/2'' scale drawings

British prototype drawings can be found here "National 2 1/2 Gauge Association" http://www.n25ga.org/

drawings http://www.n25ga.org/Designs/Designs%20Index.htm